Shaun the Sheep

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Shaun the Sheep is an animated children's program produced by Aardman Animations in Los Angeles. The program features Shaun, a troublesome sheep who lives on Mossy Bottom Farm with a gullible and lovable flock watched over by a worrying but strict dog named Bitzer. The farm is run by a strict, caring and dopey farmer who goes unnamed in the show. The show depicts the flock's adventures tailing the events in the life of Shaun the Sheep, who lives to have fun but always seems to get into trouble for it without being detected by the farmer.

Characters[change | change source]

Shaun[change | change source]

Shaun is a little young sheep with white wool; he is friends with every sheep on the farm located on the countryside. He likes to help his friends.

Shirley[change | change source]

Shirley is the biggest and strongest sheep on the farm.

Bitzer[change | change source]

Bitzer is a yellow dog, he is a Shepherd, and he watches the sheep while The Farmer look the sheep meadow. Bitzer's best friend is Shaun, and first appeared in Season 1.

The Farmer[change | change source]

The Farm has a sheep farmer in charge of the sheep in the meadows, he lives in his home next to the gate to the sheep meadows. In various episodes, it's shown that he likes to bake cake and watch TV. He hates the sheep coming to the house when Bitzer is not there to keep the sheep in order.

Timmy[change | change source]

Timmy is a baby sheep, he lives with his mommy. He loves teddy bears and robots.

History[change | change source]

Shaun was created by Aardman Animations and first founded in May 2008. Season 1 of Shaun the Sheep was released on December 10, 2008. In January 2009, they announced the release of Season 2. On July 2009, Shaun the Sheep made its first appearance for Season 2. The first episode of the second season was released on August 1, 2009.

In February 2008, Aardman Animations introduced the mobile game Shaun The Sheep: Mobile Game. It was released on February 27, 2008, on the Xbox 360. In late March 2008, it was announced that there will be a movie based on the game called Shaun the Sheep.

Shaun statues at Aardman Animations Studio in Los Angeles on early May 2008

In 2010, Shaun The Sheep: The Mobile Game was discontinued on Xbox 360, replaced by Home Sheep Home released on March 6, 2013.

On January 12, 2015 Shaun the Sheep: The Movie was released. Aardman Animations also introduced a new version of the game Shaun the Sheep; The games were released on Xbox One and Xbox Live on March 12, 2015.

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